#Racial Discrimination

  • Article: Protests for Racial Justice Highlight Need to Support Black Trans Women

    Protests for Racial Justice Highlight Need to Support Black Trans Women

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 9, 2020

    Protests over the killing of George Floyd also need to address transgender deaths, activists say. Read more

  • Article: How This Activist Pushed to End Cash Bail in New York — and Why He's Not Done Fighting

    How This Activist Pushed to End Cash Bail in New York — and Why He's Not Done Fighting

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 9, 2019

    When Marvin Mayfield got out of prison, he decided he needed to change himself — and the system. Read more

  • Article: 7 Powerful Quotes That Show Toni Morrison Was a Global Citizen

    7 Powerful Quotes That Show Toni Morrison Was a Global Citizen

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 6, 2019

    The celebrated author wrote 11 novels and prominently featured black female characters. Read more

  • Video: Pantene Has Created a Tool to Help Fight Biases in Internet Searches

    Pantene Has Created a Tool to Help Fight Biases in Internet Searches

    By Daniele Selby|P&G|June 5, 2019

    The brand’s search engine tool is helping to increase representation. Read more

  • Article: Why Common Says He's 'Always in a Fight' for Equality

    Why Common Says He's 'Always in a Fight' for Equality

    By Daniele Selby|May 2, 2019

    Rapper Common is joining Global Citizen in calling for an end to cash bail. Read more

  • Article: Usher Calls on New York to End Cash Bail and Set an Example for the US
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    Usher Calls on New York to End Cash Bail and Set an Example for the US

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 11, 2019

    On any given day, 16,000 people are in jail because they cannot afford to make bail. Read more

  • Article: Rapper Cardi B is Dedicated to Speaking Out Against Inequality

    Rapper Cardi B is Dedicated to Speaking Out Against Inequality

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 26, 2018

    The unfiltered record-breaking artist always finds time to educate her fans. Read more

  • Article: Janet Jackson Has Fought for Social Justice — On and Off Stage — for Decades

    Janet Jackson Has Fought for Social Justice — On and Off Stage — for Decades

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 13, 2018

    Jackson may seem to be a shy personality — but she’s never shied away from activism. Read more